Monday, January 28:
Poets Lee Slonimsky
& Katherine Hastings

Monday, Jan. 28th at 7:00 p.m. Poets from the West Coast and the East Coast converge in Glen Park. Lee Slonimsky has published one book of poems in free verse, Talk Between Leaf and Skin (SRLR Press, Austin TX, 2002), but has been working … [Read more...]

Thursday, January 17th:
POETS! All open mic
in the memory of Dan Harrington
7:00 p.m.

Poets! is an ongoing Bird & Beckett poetry series, hosted by Jerry Ferraz, which presents featured poets followed by an open mic.  We're moving this series from its twice-a-month Monday schedule to a once-a-month "Third Thursdays" schedule.  So … [Read more...]

Sunday, January 20th:
Poets Mary Burger & Denise Newman

2:00 p.m. Mary Burger is a writer and artist living in Oakland. Her book Then Go On was published in 2012 by Litmus Press. Earlier books include Sonny (Leon Works, 2005) and A Partial Handbook for Navigators (Interbirth, 2008.) With Robert … [Read more...]

Poets Junior Clemens
and Meredith Stricker
read their work

Sunday, November 4th - 2:00 pm Poets Junior Clemens & Meredith Stricker read from recently published works. Junior Clemons received his MFA in Creative Writing at the California College of the Arts. His work can be found in Actually People, … [Read more...]

House of the Unexpected — poet Julie Rogers, together with David Meltzer

Sunday, October 14 - 2 p.m. A dual reading to celebrate the release of Rogers' book, House of the Unexpected: Selected Poems, 1981-2012, from Wild Ocean Press. Julie Rogers began writing at age 12 and began reading her poetry in San Francisco … [Read more...]